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Occupational Licensing

Adam Entrepreneurship, Politics 1 Comment

The Obama administration will take a stab in it’s new budget at important labor market impediment: occupational licensing. Econ blog readers will be familiar with these laws that set frequently overly burdensom rules for who can do certain jobs. They often require far more training than is necessary, expensive classes and tests, and sometimes even degrees before someone can legally …

My Thoughts on State of the Union

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I thought I’d jot down a few thoughts on the SOTU address. Not really from a political standpoint, but more practical and personal finance. This isn’t a political deep dive so if you saw something different, throw it in the comments and let’s discuss. Making Community College Free Marginal Revolution hit the nail on the head with this post. As …